…And yet another Western Union / Nigerian scam. Here are the tells:
#1: From and reply to email addresses don’t match.
#2: Check out the fantastic grammar and spelling on this one. Very obviously not written by an English-speaker.
#3: The mention of Western Union…scammers just love to use Western Union. ~BD
From: Mr.Edwin Aja – firstname.lastname@example.org
Reply to: email@example.com
Atten Beneficially, (Beneficially? Really?)
This is your first Payment of $5000 usd register today, So kindly reconfirm as, Your Receiver Name, Your Address, and your telhopen number (I’d love to, but I don’t have one of those telhopen thingies.), your text Question and Answer your Age to the office For your approval payment of $2.5Million sign to release immediately to you, Contact Western union Office immediately.
Name: Mr.Kevin Anthony.
TEL: +229 9858 9889
Your western union, maximum amount receiving each day From tomorrow is $5000.00 daily until the funds complete Transferred. Once we receive info. the transfer will commence.